Academic Writing: A Practical Guide for Students by Stephen Bailey

By Stephen Bailey

This paintings takes a clean method of the educational writing direction, delivering simply comprehensible language set inside a transparent constitution. This layout permits scholars to enhance their writing with out slowing their growth with complicated vocabulary. fabric is split into brief, simply doable sections permitting academics and scholars the pliability they should emphasise convinced facets or while time is brief. causes are by way of examples to augment development.

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Letters in Britain. Letters in Germany are . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . in America. 4. The form as . . . . . . as can be used to stress similarity: British letters are nearly as expensive as Japanese letters. It can also be used for quantitative comparison: German letters are twice as expensive as American letters Also: half as/three times as/etc. 5. Note the variety of forms possible: German letters are more expensive than French (ones/letters).

Over 10 years ago the countries using Antarctica agreed a treaty on waste disposal, under which everything is to be taken home, and this is slowly improving the situation. However, the scientists do not want everything removed. The remains of very early expeditions at the beginning of the twentieth century have acquired historical value and will be preserved. Reading and Note-Making 8. 23 Summary Writing Making summaries is a common activity in everyday life. If a friend asks us about a book we are reading, we do not tell them about everything in the book.

University education important in both UK & Japan (over 30% 18-year-olds) main points for comparison: a) admissions b) length of courses: 1st and higher degrees c) teaching methods d) assessment e) financial support essay will examine each point and analyse differences between countries Writing Stages 47 In both Britain and Japan, university education is undertaken by a significant number (about 30%) of all young people after leaving school. 5 Discursive Essay 5. Read this extract from the main body of an essay on ‘Education is the most important factor in national development – Discuss’.

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